Any place I hang my head is home.
To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature. I can never close my lips where I have opened my heart.
My reading of history convinces me that most bad government results from too much government.
The reality of the building does not consist in the roof and walls, but in the space within to be lived in.
Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must.
Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon.
A lie told often enough becomes the truth.
I did then what I knew how to do. Now that I know better, I do better.
Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.
Most people treat the present moment as if it were an obstacle that they need to overcome. Since the present moment is life itself, it is an insane way to live.
The love of life is necessary to the vigorous prosecution of any undertaking.
The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it.
We can allow satellites, planets, suns, universe, nay whole systems of universes, to be governed by laws, but the smallest insect, we wish to be created at once by special act.
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
Middle age has been defined as what happens when a person's broad mind and narrow waist change places.
If you have zest and enthusiasm, you attract zest and enthusiasm. Life does give back in kind.
Just as modern motorways have no room for ox-carts or wandering pedestrians, so modern society has little place for lives and ways that are too eccentric.
Life can be wonderful if you're not afraid of it. All it takes is courage, imagination ... and a little dough
One man with a gun can control 100 without one.
There's place and means for every man alive.